Dr Japheths Ogendi

Let’s promote cycling as a sport, transport mode and health intervention strategy

On June 14, 2017, as I was going through an article on road safety published in The New Times my attention was drawn to a compelling picture of a handsome young man acrobatically standing on a sports bicycle. Joseph Areruya of Team Rwanda is a luminary in sports cycling and had just done Africa...

Friday, June 30, 2017, 12:00 AM

Mitigating carnage on our roads

When I set my foot into Rwanda a couple of months ago, what caught my attention was not the obviously huge number of motorcycles on the road as a means of public transport in the City of Kigali. This means of transport is now popular in most cities across sub-Saharan Africa. However, my attention...

Wednesday, June 14, 2017, 12:00 AM

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